schedule

day 1

  • 8:30am Doors Open
  • 9:30am Main Sessions
  • 1:30pm App Sessions
  • 3:00pm App Sessions
  • 7:00pm Main Sessions
  • After Party - following the end of the main season

day 2

  • 8:30am Doors Open
  • 9:30am Main Sessions
  • 1:30pm App Sessions
  • 3:00pm App Sessions
  • 7:00pm Main Sessions

Tuesday, September 24th
8:30 AM - Doors Open
9:30 AM - Main Sessions
12:00 PM - Lunch
1:30 PM - App Sessions
3:00 PM - App Sessions
7:00 PM - Main Session
After Party

Wednesday, September 25th
8:30 AM - Doors Open
9:30 AM - Main Sessions
12:00 PM - Lunch
1:30 PM - App Sessions
3:00 PM - App Sessions


APP SESSIONS

Day 1 // Tues, Sept 24th @ 1:30 pm

Water Rights: Releasing the River of God In & Through Your Church
with Dave Patterson / Classroom 1

Transitioning Culture: Changing What I Do Without Losing Who I Am
with Jimmy Rollins / Classroom 2

Transitioning Senior Leadership Within Your Church
with Scott Hornsby & Marty Sloan  / Classroom 3

Growing Your Giving
with John Siebeling / Classroom 4

Recruiting a Team for a Large Launch
with Josh Roberie & Mark Francey / Classroom 5

The Dangers of Comparison
with Dale O'Shields / Classroom 6

Naturally Supernatural
with Benny Perez / Classroom 7

Leadership, Longevity, and Ministry Minefields
with Philip & Holly Wagner / Classroom 8

Essentials of Live Production
with Kellen Coldiron & Brian Worster / Classroom 9

How to Deal with People Leaving
with Matt & Sarah Keller / Classroom 10

Girl Vibes
DeLynn Rizzo w/ Susan Estes, Lissette Martinez, Caroline Barnett, Jennifer Laird & Leslie Siebeling/ Classroom 11

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Day 1 // Tues, Sept 24th @ 3:00 pm

Answering Questions About How to Financially Plan for Church Growth
with Greg Brooks & the WIF Team / Classroom 1

The Roles Your Overseers Should Fill
with Dino Rizzo & Darrin Patrick / Classroom 2

Best Practices for Executive Assistants
with Aaron Befort / Classroom 3

Building a Culture of Creativity upon Lessons Learned from Disney & Pixar
with Peter McGowan & Rich Hurrey / Classroom 4

Keys to Fundraising for a Large Launch
with Amy Roberie, Jeremy & Lindsey Bosma, Tim & Robyn Bittle / Classroom 5

She Leads: Finding Your Leadership Identity as a Woman in Ministry
with Holly Wagner & Meghan Robinson / Classroom 6

Power Trio: Vision, Faith & Renewal
with Casey & Wendy Treat / Classroom 7

The Advantages & Tensions of Leading Together as Co-Pastors
with Danny & Jamie Schulz / Classroom 8

Essentials of Worship Ministry
with John Larson, Joseph and Tosha Zwanziger, & CJ Blount/ Classroom 9

The 9 Leadership Tests & the Questions They Ask
with Kevin Gerald / Classroom 10

Best Practices for Breaking the 500 Growth Barrier
with Chris Sonksen / Classroom 11

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Day 2 // Wed, Sept 25th @ 1:30 pm

Lessons Learned from Taking Time Off
with Ben Houston / Classroom 1

Practical Steps to Building a Multi-Cultural & Socioeconomic Church
with Miles McPherson / Classroom 2

The Business of Church: Business & Legal Essentials for Pastors & Church Leaders Today
with David Middlebrook  / Classroom 3

Developing an Annual Preaching Strategy
with Marc Estes / Classroom 4

Launching Large & Staying Strong
with Marc Cleary, Joel Cauley, Taka Iguchi & Charlie Dawes / Classroom 5

How to Grow a Church & Still Have a Life
with Larry Osborne / Classroom 6

Best Practices for Breaking the 1000 Growth Barrier
with Wayne Chaney / Classroom 7

The How & When of Multiple Weekend Services
with Joe & Lori Champion / Classroom 8

Building a Healthy Worship Culture
with John Larson, Joseph Zwanzige, & Sam Cantelon / Classroom 9

How to Reboot a Great Church
with Gene Appel / Classroom 10

Family Vibes: A Discussion on Crazy Love for Your Crazy Family
Dino & DeLynn Rizzo with Kevin & Sheila Gerald & Jimmy & Irene Rollins / Classroom 11

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Day 2 // Wed, Sept 25 @ 3:00 pm

How to Make the Right Staff Hires
with Matt & Martha Fry / Classroom 1

Why Every Leader Needs a Counselor
with Darrin Patrick / Classroom 2

How to Use Giving Data to Disciple & Fund Your Vision
with Steve Blount & David Thoroughman / Classroom 3

Best Practices in Kids & Student Ministries
with Maddy Lewis / Classroom 4

5 Management Mistakes that Each Cost Us a Year of Growth
with Peter & Carolyn Haas / Classroom 5

Using the Enneagram to Grow Your Leadership
with Matt Brown / Classroom 6

Growth Through Marketing, Branding & Social Media
with Brad Hampton / Classroom 7

From the Magic Kingdom to God's Kingdom: What the Church can Learn About Spaces from Walt Disney
with Mel McGowan / Classroom 8

Closing the Back Door of Your Church Through Small Groups & Your Dream Team
with Shaun Nepstad / Classroom 9

Sustainable & Scalable Organizational Leadership Structures
with Phil Klein & Philip Engle / Classroom 10

Church Revitilization
with Aaron Jayne / Classroom 11